• Lisa posted a new activity comment 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your story too!! Stay strong it’s one day at a time.

  • Lisa posted a new activity comment 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for such kind words!! I’m going to get a journal and track my journey. That’s a great idea. Thank you!! I will say I’m very excited to stop gambling and get my life back

  • Lisa posted a new activity comment 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Hi Jimmy I am new here also. … we are not perfect. We just try our best everyday. So even if you have a few 1 days it will eventually will turn into a 2 days then 3. Days …. You will make it. Just one day at a time. Best wishes!!
    Lisa

  • Lisa posted an update in the group Group logo of CommunityCommunity 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    I am new to this group… I have started gambling kinda a lot. I went from just scratch off tickets which would just take all my money to now I play slot machines. I play them every chance I get. I lie to be able to go play. I thought I was hiding it really good but my husband caught me yesterday sitting at the slot machines and he almost left m…[Read more]

    • Yeah slot machines will consume you more than you will have fun at them. It takes a lot for you to notice you have a problem so I’m proud of you. Recovery is more about creating your purpose rather than letting things like gambling provide it. Having a journal dedicated to the process is very helpful because just like gambling, you’ll be able to…[Read more]

      • Thank you for such kind words!! I’m going to get a journal and track my journey. That’s a great idea. Thank you!! I will say I’m very excited to stop gambling and get my life back

    • I too was new here 4 days ago. Slot machines were my choice too. I know how it is to hide gambling. I can imagine the guilt and shame you feel, because I feel it too. Today I was very tempted because I had high stress which is my trigger. Hang in there keep coming to at least this site. I was told to find meetings. You did the right thing by…[Read more]